Melinda provided me a fresh perspective in navigating through the difficult and sometimes frustrating process of making a significant career change.  In our sessions, she provided insight and feedback on ways to best present my talent and experience during the interviews.  Just a subtle change in approach and frame of mind resulted in my success at landing the position that I was seeking.  Melinda coaches with precision and challenges your thought processes.  
Brenda Horn, Global CIO, Enterprise Computing Solutions, Arrow Electronics


I have been working with Melinda for the past few months on a one to one basis and have throughly enjoyed our sessions. Working with Melinda has helped me to uncover some hidden strengths and address key areas that will help me move forward in my personal and business life. 
Melinda brings a great energy to each thought provoking session and the affects have been very positive throughout.. 
I would recommend Melinda to my colleagues and clients.
- Jav Mohammed,  FCMI, Personal and Organizational Development Specialist
Dr. Melinda Fouts is a gifted coach and communicator. As a former student with her at the College of Executive Coaching and as a fellow coach, I am continually amazed her ability to get to the heart of issues by asking the right questions. Her coaching style is warm, personal, and highly supportive. Her insights, which are often shared in her articles on LinkedIn, are truly profound and always helpful. I strongly recommend Dr. Fouts to any executive who is seeking a skilled coach and thinking partner.  
Jeffrey A. Massey

Executive Coach at J.A.Massey & Associates

Highly skilled, engaging and extremely helpful. This is how I describe Dr. Melinda Fouts to others seeking to improve their leadership potential.  She challenged me, made me think differently, and prepared me for key presentations during my time of career transition. Kudos to Melinda. I wholeheartedly endorse Dr. Fouts as an outstanding coach, change agent, and teacher.
- Robert Bornhofen, DM, Innovator Southwest Airlines
As one progresses through their career journey, its an essential element of growth to have a partner, someone you trust, that can bring a fresh perspective on situations and desired outcomes. In my journey, Dr. Melinda Fouts has been that trusted partner. Her personal consulting style suits me well. She frames up situations with a healthy dose of proven practical advice along with her clinical background. This is a rare mix and what makes Melinda unique and effective. Over the last 6 months, she has helped me improve my sense of confidence, navigate some very challenging career choices and sharpened my communication skills. I like to say she helped me identify my authentic self and be in command of my destiny.  Melinda also helped with executive areas such as leadership, negotiation and difficult conversations. I would highly recommend Dr. Melinda Fouts for anyone who is serious about making an investment in themselves and willing to also put the necessary work in to help realize their full potential.
- Keith Vargas, Sr. Director of IT - Phillips Healthcare
I've had the great pleasure of experiencing collaborative coaching with Dr. Melinda Fouts. Melinda brings her skills as a psychotherapist into a business context for the personal and organization advancement. Her unique approach to help people reach their fullest potential is powerful insightful. She has a sharp focus on emotional intelligence as it applies to business and personal development. I highly recommend Melinda.
- Peter Cook, Human Dynamics/ The Academy of Rock; Business Development